filmmaker & writer

Playing a Part – Selected screenings


Playing a Part has been invited for screening for the following shows:

‘Claude Cahun: Beneath This Mask’ (Hayward touring show), Attenborough Arts Centre, Leicester, 9 September – 10 December 2017; Glass Tank, Oxford Brookes, 23 January 2017 – 17 February 2017; Keele Arts, 7 March 2018.

Imperial War Museum North, Manchester – part of special display on women in WW2 in permanent exhibition May 2015 – April 2016.

‘Claude Cahun’, La Virreina Centre de L’Imatge, Barcelona, 2011-12

‘Claude Cahun’, Jeu de Paume, Paris, 2011

‘Claude Cahun’ Inverleith House, Edinburgh, 2011

‘Back to the Canon’, Digital Art Lab, Holon, Israel, 2008

‘Masquerade’ exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, 2006

Invited film seasons

L’art de filmer l’artÉcole des Beaux Arts, Nantes, 16 March 2012 and Centre Régional des Pays de la Loire, 11 October 2013 (organized by the Friends of the Nantes Museum of Fine Art)

Die Andere Siete des Mondes: Kunstlerinnen in Film, Filmmuseum, Dusseldorf 14 Jan 2012

Festival and special screening invitations

2013 Chapelle de l’oratoire, Musée des Beaux Arts de Nantes, 14 March(in the festival, L’archipel d’en face)

2008 Branchage International Film Festival, Jersey; Ladyfest, Bern

2007 Pink Apple, Zurich

2006  Films de Femmes Creteil, (in competition, feature documentary) , supported by British Council

2nd India Women’s Film Festival (in competition, documentary)

The Third International Women’s Film Festival in Israel, Rehovot, Israel

London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, National Film Theatre

Dublin Lesbian and Gay Film Festival

Lisbon Lesbian and Gay Film Festival

Women Make Waves, Tapei

Pink Screens Brussels/Antwerp

York Lesbian Arts Festival

Tensdansa, Spain

Lesbian and Gay FF Ljubljana

Tekfestival, Rome

Selected community screenings

2013 Centre LGBTI, Lille, April; Rature: Festival Queer Feministe, Geneva

2012 Grave Passions, London

2011  Spinboden, Feminist History Archive, Berlin; lesFringe, London

2007 LGBT History Month, London; Hohto LGBT group, Joensuu

2006 Souffle d’elles, Café des femmes, Paris; Odd Girls, Bari; Lancaster Pride

2005 National Queer Arts Festival, Berkeley; Giornata della Memoria, Bologna; Our Story, Brighton

Invited academic presentations

2006 Queen’s University, Belfast;  Manchester University

2005 Research Methods Course, Royal College of Art

‘D’un siècle a l’autre: retours à Marcel Schwob et à Claude Cahun’, Centre Culturel International de Cerisy, France

2005 Surrealism Laid Bare Anew: International Surrealist Symposium, West Dean, Sussex

PARIP International conference, Bretton Hall

EMAP 5 Seoul, 9th International Interdisciplinary Congress, Woman’s World, Ewha Women’s University

CentreCATH, Leeds

2002  As work in progress, University of Gloucester

2001  As work in progress, University of Bristol, PARIP seminar series